Chinese mitten crab
Eriocheir sinensis H. Milne Edwards, 1853


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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Malacostraca
Order: Decapoda
Suborder: Pleocyemata
Infraorder: Brachyura
Superfamily: Grapsoidea
Family: Varunidae
Subfamily: Varuninae
Genus: Eriocheir
Subject: Eriocheir sinensis H. Milne Edwards, 1853


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